7 Ideas for Container Gardens
Edgings or walls made of potted plants visually delineate and define spaces. These plants help separate the lawn from the patio.
Design concepts: Six evenly spaced, identical faux terra-cotta pots are arranged in an L shape at the far corner of the patio. A selection of rowdy herbs explodes from the smooth, clean lines of the classic pots, providing contrast in color and texture.
Plants: An assortment of culinary herbs is ready for harvesting (see Grow Herbs in a Potted Arrangement for specifics).